The campaign training will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 5th and end at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 7th. The training will cover working on and volunteering for campaigns, with a focus on fundraising, field, and communications. Participants will be asked to stay on site for the entire weekend and attend all workshop sessions. To apply, please fill out all of the questions here in this online application. To be eligible for this training, you must be 18 years of age or older, and a self-identified woman who is registered as a Democratic voter in Maine. If you are not eligible to vote, you may still apply and participate so long as you identify as a Democrat and are over the age of 18.
Emerge embraces diversity and encourages applications from all self-identified women regardless of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, marital status, religious affiliation, sexual orientation or physical abilities. After completing this application, please pay your $25 application fee. Once accepted, you'll be asked to pay your tuition in full before the start of the weekend training.
Application fee can be paid here: https://act.myngp.com/Forms/8442703847059621632 Cost of tuition for the weekend is $200 and includes the training, lodging and meals and is due after acceptance and prior to the training weekend. Participants will be asked to provide their own towels and bedding for the weekend (think summer camp accommodations). If these costs present a barrier, please contact Sarah Woodard at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Deadline: March 1st, 2019
If you have any questions, please reach out to Lisa Roberts at the Maine Dems at email@example.com or Nicole Brown at Emerge Maine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your interest!